UITS Faculty Profile of - Mr. Atik Sarraz

Mr. Atik Sarraz

Assistant Professor & Co-ordinator
Office:8th Floor, UITS, Baridhara, Dhaka
sarraz.sust@gmail.com/atik.sarraz@uits.edu.bd


   
Education

M.Sc. in Structural Engineering (Ongoing)

Institution: Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Academic Session: April-2016

 

B.Sc. in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Institution: Shahjalal University of Science & Technology (SUST), Sylhet, Bangladesh

Academic Year: 2007-08 (Degree held 2012)

Result: CGPA-3.94 (A) out of 4.00

Rank: First (1st) Place

 

Higher Secondary  Certificate (H.S.C) in Science Group  (2006)

Institution: Chittagong College, Chittagong, Bangladesh

Result: GPA-5.00 (A+) out of 5.00 [Including Additional Subject GP] 

 

Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C) in Science Group  (2004)

Institution: Karaiya Nogar High School, Satkania, Chittagong, Bangladesh

Result: GPA-5.00 (A+) out of 5.00 [Including Additional Subject GP]

Publication

a)     International Journal: 

  • Md. Khorshed Ali, Atik Sarraz, Preetom Kishore Roy, Ayesha Meherun Nahar, Ahmed Jubaer, Sagar Das, Roky Mallick. “Environmental Assessment of Industrial Wastewater in Chittagong City-BangladeshInternational Journal of Science and Technology-IJST UK. 2017, 6(3), (2017), 734-741.

  • Md. Khorshed Ali, Atik Sarraz, Preetom Kishore Roy, Roky Mallick, Sagar Das. “Assessment of Toxicity Index of Different Heavy Metals from Industrial Discharge” IOSR Journal of Environmental Science, Toxicology and Food Technology (IOSR-JESTFT) e-ISSN: 2319-2402, p- ISSN: 2319-2399.Volume 10, Issue 11 Ver. III (Nov. 2016), PP 43-46. www.iosrjournals.org.

  • Atik Sarraz*, Mohammed Khorshed Ali, Debesh Chandra Das. “Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Existing Building Stocks at Chandgaon in Chittagong City, Bangladesh.”American Journal of Civil Engineering. Vol. 3, No. 1, 2015, pp. 1-8. Doi: 10.11648/j.ajce.20150301.11

b)    National Journal/Conference Paper:                              

  • M. S. Islam, J. Alam, A. Sarraz, M. Hussan. “Optimization of Tuned Mass Damper parameters by Response Surface methodology to alleviate the structural response.” Proceedings (Paper ID: C-90) of International Conference on Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering (ICPAC), 9 - 11 February 2017, Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology, Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

  • J. Alam, M. S. Islam, M. Hussan, A. Sarraz.Seismic Fragility Assessment of RC Building using Nonlinear Static Pushover Analysis”. Proceedings (Paper ID: C-78) of International Conference on Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering (ICPAC), 9 - 11 February 2017, Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology, Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

  • Atik Sarraz*, Dr. Engr. Mohammod Aktarul Islam Chowdhury. Performance Based Fire Safety Management in Commercial Mixed Use Building of Bangladesh”, Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Civil Engineering for Sustainable Development (ICCESD- 2012), 2~3 March 2012, KUET, Khulna, Bangladesh.
  • Md. Khorshed Ali*, Atik Sarraz, Md. Faisal Faruque, Md. Sayedur Rahman, Palash Talukder, Md. Kaiser Hamid, Vabesh Barua and Manashe Chakma. Solid Waste Management in Chittagong City: A Case Study of Residential Areas’ was orally presented in 36th Annual Conference 2013 of Bangladesh Chemical Society (BCS) held on 1st March 2014 at Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Dinajpur, Bangladesh.
  • Md. Khorshed Ali1, Atik Sarraz2*, Md. Amirul Islam3, Roky Mallick3, Sagar Das3, Jewel Chowdhury3 “Environmental Assessment of Industrial Effluent Quality of Chittagong City and Suggest an Effluent Treatment Plant (ETP) for Mitigation of Industrial Pollution” was orally presented in 37th Annual Conference 2015 of Bangladesh Chemical Society (BCS) held on 11thApril 2015 at Comilla University, Comilla, Bangladesh.
  • Md. Khorshed Ali1, Atik Sarraz2*, Md. Raihan Mahmud3, Nazrul Islam3,Md. Ali Newaj3, Noor Mohammad3 “Determination of Pollution Status and Environmental Assessment of Surface Water Quality of Halda River ” was orally presented in 37th Annual Conference 2015 of Bangladesh Chemical Society (BCS) held on 11th April 2015 at Comilla University, Comilla, Bangladesh.
  • Md. Khorshed Ali1, Atik Sarraz2*, Mohammed Akter Hossain3, Md. Rahmat Ullah3, Md. Nasir Uddin3 “An Experimental Study on Water Quality of Karnafuli River, Chittagong, Bangladesh ” was orally presented in 37th Annual Conference 2015 of Bangladesh Chemical Society (BCS) held on 11th April 2015 at Comilla University, Comilla, Bangladesh.
Research Areas
  • Seismic assessment and evaluation of RC and masonry structures
  • Seismic design and analysis of steel and RC structures
  • Structural dynamics and earthquake Engineering
  • Retrofitting and structural health monitoring (SHM) of RC structures
  • Soil liquefaction analysis 
  • Soil-structure interaction
  • Finite element method
  • Computer aided design and analysis
Courses

CE 401: Structural Analyis & Design III (Indeterminate Structural Analysis)

CE 403: Introduction to Finite Element Method

CE 321: Principle of Soil Mechanics

CE 324: Geotechnical Engineering Lab-I

CE 323: Foundation Engineering

 

Extra Curicular Activites

Seminar Presentations

Delivered a presentation as an invited speaker on “High Rise Building Structure: Design and Innovation” at the technical session of “Workshop on Career Management for Civil Engineering Professionals-2015” held at 24th August 2015 at Tava Restaurant and Lounge arranged by Dept. of Civil Engineering, UITS (Chittagong).

Research / Project work (if any after tertiary education)

The supervision of following undergraduate thesis/project have been accomplished under the department of Civil Engineering in UITS (Chittagong).

  1. “CPT based Liquefaction Potentiality Analysis of Coastal Belt of Chittagong City.”
  2. “Geotechnical Liquefaction Potentiality Analysis of Reclaimed Residential Areas of Chittagong City.”
  3. Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Existing RCC Building Stock of Chittagong City, Bangladesh.”
  4. Comprehensive Seismic Evaluation of Existing Masonry Structures of Chittagong City, Bangladesh.”
  5. “Surface Water Quality Analysis of Downstream of Karnaphuli River in Chittagong.”
  6. “Soil Quality Analysis of Ship Breaking Areas of Chittagong City.”
  7. Earthquake Vulnerability Assessment of Existing Residential Building Stock of Chittagong City-A case study of Chandgaon Residential Area.”
  8. “Solid Waste Management of Chittagong City-A case study of Residential Area.”
  9. Seismic Evaluation and Strengthening of Existing Government Residential Building Stock of Chittagong City.”
  10. “Determination and sampling of existing status of Air pollution of Chittagong City.”
  11. “Stated Preference Modeling for development hinderers of Solid Waste Management of Chittagong City.”

Training Experiences 

  • “Computer Aided Analysis and Design of RCC and Steel Structure using ETABS, STAAD Pro, GEAR, GRASP Software ” by Academic Syllabus.
  • “Computer Aided Planning and Drafting using AutoCAD software” by Academic Syllabus.
  • “Specialized Professional Workshop for Fresh Engineers-2012 on Geo-technical and Earthquake Engineering with Professor Dr. Mehedi Ahmed Ansary, Dept. of CE, BUET” by  Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), SUST, Sylhet.
  • “Specialized Professional Workshop for Fresh Engineers-2012 on Structural Engineering with Professor Dr. Monjur Hossain, Dept. of CE, KUET” by  Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), SUST, Sylhet.
  • “Specialized Technical Workshop-2011 on Traffic Safety and Application of GIS with Professor Dr. Hasib Mohammad Ahsan, Director, Accident Research Institute, BUET” by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), SUST, Sylhet.
  • “Community Participation & Management of Water Supply & Sanitation (WatSan)” by ITN-BUET in 2011.
  • “Specialized Professional Workshop for Fresh Engineers-2012 on Plumbing with Syed Azizul Haque, Superintendent Engineer, PWD;  Member, Organizing Subcommittee of BNBC Code 2012; Chairman, RAINforum” by Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), SUST, Sylhet.
  • “Specialized technical Workshop for the Fresh Engineers-2011 on Structure, Environmental Pollution Control (EPC), Earth Quake and Water Resources” by Association of Civil and Environmental Engineering(ACEE), SUST.

Miscellaneous Organizing Experiences

  • “Workshop on Career Management for Civil Engineering Professionals-2015” has been successfully organized as the Convener of technical committee held at 24th August 2015 at Tava Restaurant and Lounge arranged by Dept. of Civil Engineering, UITS.
  • “Best Organizer (Teacher) Award 2014” has been awarded due to organizing the ICC T-20 world cup flash mob and largest crowd to sing national anthem for UITS, Chittagong Campus at the date of 25-26th March, 2014.


Other Information

Professional Experiences

  • Serving as an Assistant Professor of Department of Civil Engineering in the University of Information Technology & Sciences (UITS), Dhaka, Bangladesh from 14/03/2016 to till date.
  • Served as an Assistant Professor of Department of Civil Engineering in the University of Information Technology & Sciences (UITS), Chittagong, Bangladesh from 24/12/2015 to 13/03/2016.
  • Served as a Lecturer of Department of Civil Engineering in the University of Information Technology & Sciences (UITS), Chittagong, Bangladesh from 11/01/2013 to 23/12/2015 (nearly 3 years).
  • Served as a Structural Engineer of PRONAYON (Design & Consultancy), Chittagong, Bangladesh from 01/10/2012 to 31/12/2012.

 Other Professional Linkages

  • Serving as Founder and Chief Structural Engineer of BIMURTO Architects and Engineers, a well-known building design consultant.

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member of Institute of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB), Membership Number: M-32730
  • Enlisted Engineer of Chittagong Development Authority (CDA), Bangladesh.

Computer Skills

Office Management

Drafting and 3D

Structural Analysis & Design

Foundation

 Analysis & Design

MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint

 

AutoCAD, Sketch UP

ETABS by CSI Ltd.,

STAAD Pro,

SAP 2000 by CSI Ltd,

GEAR, GRAPS

SAFE by CSI Ltd.,

CLiq by GEOLOGISMIKI Geotechnical Software

*Special Computer Literacy:

Competent user of “ORACLE PeopleSoft Campus Management Software (PSCMS)” as implemented in UITS (Chittagong), Bangladesh.

Academic Awards and Scholarships

  • Awarded to Erasmus Mundus Scholarship (Consortium) for pursuing Masters in Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology (MEEES) in 2015-2016 programme and deemed as eligible to receive a MEEES Full Tuition Waiver [Exempt from paying the registration fees (€ 12,000.00)].
  • Awarded to Brain Korea-21 (BK21) Scholarship (Jan’2014) for pursuing Masters in Structural Engineering under Structural System Lab (SSL), Dept. of Civil Engineering, Kunsan National University, Gunsan, Korea.
  • Awarded to University Merit Scholarship for positioning “first in merit” during undergraduate study period (2008 to 2011) at B.Sc. in Civil & Environmental Engineering in Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
  • Awarded to Education Ministry Merit Scholarship for obtaining outstanding results (GPA 5.00 out of 5.00) in Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C) examination in Science Group (2004) under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Awarded to Junior Scholarship (Talent-full) for obtaining merit position second (2nd) in Junior Scholarship Examination (2001) at Satkania Upazila under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
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